Monday, December 19, 2022, 9:03:27 PM Indochina time
release Dead Island 2 Forthcoming is confirmed to be censored in at least one country after Dead Island Struggling for years to release in Germany, it turns out Dead Island 2 in trouble Due to the German Video Game Rating Board Unterhaltungssoftware Selbstkontrolle (USK) have forced Dead Island 2 censoring zombie games Open-world to get a rating USK 18 otherwise Dead Island 2 will not be available for sale in Germany at all
11 years ago, Germany banned the sale. Dead Island in the country in which the sequel Dead Island: Riptide It was banned the following year. There was never a specific explanation for the ban. It was placed in a rating list normally reserved for violent torture or Nazi references. Germany decided that Dead Island This is considered a very violent and bloody game. not suitable for youth And for this reason it is forbidden to sell this game to adults as well. However, after that Germany relaxed the rating and lifted the ban. Dead Island in 2019
The good news is that Germany has approved it. Dead Island 2 is rated USK 18 This rating indicates that the game is intended for adults only and is not approved for minors. But still allow the game to be sold. which is bad news in order to receive this rating. The developer like Dambuster Studios Some changes had to be made to meet the expectations of the censors.
according to the ratings report Dead Island 2 One strange shelter must be built. In addition, after zombies are killed by axes, golf clubs or Molotov cocktails. Players will not be able to “Interact” with the corpse anymore This may mean that dead zombie models do not activate physically. So they will be frozen or faded.
Also, what’s even worse is the ratings. USK means the player Dead Island 2 that play online can not play with people using other game versions This means that German players will only be able to play against other German players. These restrictions will also affect certain areas of Austria.
It may seem unreasonable for a rating board to set a game with an Adults Only rating. And additional censorship is required. However, that is just the nature of Censorship. USK In Germany, which has in the past been criticized for excessive censorship. which exceeds the requirements of the law But still can’t do much
Dead Island 2 It will be released on April 28, 2023 for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S